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The Office of Continuing and Professional Education hosts a GMAT® Live-Online Test Prep Course on Mondays and Wednesdays through Aug. 15. To save $50, use "VCU50" at the time of registration. A payment plan is also available. For more information, contact Liz W. Fillman at or (804) 827-9341 or visit

Women's Basketball head coach, Beth O'Boyle, hosts a week-long basketball camp at VCU this summer for any and all girls and boys in grades 1-8. Campers will learn basic basketball skills and fundamentals by current VCU players and coaches. In addition to enhancing basketball IQ, campers will also have the opportunity to play games, participate in contests and win prizes. All skill levels are welcome and encouraged to join in on the fun. For more information, contact Vanessa Moore at or (804) 827-1822 or visit http://vcuwbbc.


VCUDine: 'Blocks' are Now Officially 'Swipes'

VCU Dining Services unveils a fresh new look this summer in advance of the 2016-2017 academic year. The dining branch of VCU Business Services will now be known as VCUDine and "blocks" will officially be renamed "swipes." Swipes are used for meals and can always be used at either Market 810 or Jonah's. A Meal Exchange is now known as a Swipe Exchange, in which dining plan holders can exchange swipes for meals at 18 of the 23 dining locations on campus. For more information, contact Christy Rabil at or (804) 828-1148 or visit

Cabell Special Collections and Archives Closed June 28

Cabell Library's Special Collections and Archives will be closed on Tuesday, June 28, due to construction and installation of a new service desk. Patrons needing research assistance can contact the department by phone at (804) 828-1108 or email ( or make an appointment for help. Hours are Monday-Friday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. For more information, contact Sue Robinson at

Cabell Library: Community Tours

Because of the high interest in the new library building among people in Richmond and the VCU community, James Branch Cabell Library offers tours that are open to all. The 45-minute summer tours are scheduled for Monday, June 27, at noon; Tuesday, July 12, at 1 p.m.; Wednesday, July 27, at 6 p.m.; and Thursday, Aug. 11, at noon. Registration is required. To register, visit For more information, contact Sue Robinson at or visit

2016 VCU Broad Street Mile: Free Exhibit Space Available to VCU Units

The fourth annual VCU Broad Street Mile returns on Saturday, Sept. 24, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. As the title sponsor for the event, VCU’s schools, departments and units have the opportunity to exhibit at the event at no cost. Those who receive free exhibit space will receive a complimentary 10’ x 10’ booth space, including a tent, two tables and four chairs. Exhibitors are encouraged to be creative with their space and have fun with this opportunity. Booth space is limited, and exhibitors will be selected on first-come, first-served basis. For more information, contact Candyce Conrad at or (804) 828-3635.

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